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Winemaking

The growth of the Washington wine industry has taken large strides over the last 35 years. Learn more about this fascinating industry:

Viticulture

Washington is the national leader in juice grape production, and second in wine grape production. Learn more about growing grapes:

Juice Grape Sustainability

The WA Juice Grape Sustainability Report Card is designed to aid juice grape producers in documenting their practices, and how those practices influence the overall sustainability (economically, environmentally, and socially) of their farms. The Report Card also contains information and resources to help growers develop action plans to improve their sustainability in areas where they may fall short.

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Clean Plant Center – Northwest Grapes

The Clean Plant Center Northwest-Grapes (formerly the Northwest Grape Foundation Service) is a starting point for growers to receive planting stock that is state-certified as to being tested free of targeted viruses.

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Other Resources

Many other resources are available to winemakers, growers, and those interested in Washington Wine and Grapes.  Check out our:

Upcoming Events

Aug
1
Sat
all-day Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
Aug 1 – Aug 31 all-day
Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
During August, many local restaurants, retailers, hotels and wineries run promotions to celebrate our state’s award-winning wine industry. As August draws near, start checking out the Tagboard for Washington State Wine Month offers, promotions and[...]
Sep
3
Thu
3:30 pm Grape Tech Group @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Grape Tech Group @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Sep 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us the first Thursday of each month! Grape Technical Group: A gathering of growers, consultants, and scientists to share information and ideas.  NEW LOCATION AND TIME FOR 2015: HORSE HEAVEN HILLS BREWERY at 3:30[...]
Sep
19
Sat
10:00 am Western Washington – Fall Vineya... @ Allen Fire Station
Western Washington – Fall Vineya... @ Allen Fire Station
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Hands-on workshops about establishment and seasonal management of vineyards in western Washington will be offered in spring, summer and fall in and near Bow, Wash., by Washington State University Snohomish County Extension. Cost per workshop[...]
Oct
5
Mon
5:00 pm Career Networking Night @ Washington State University, Ensminger Pavillion
Career Networking Night @ Washington State University, Ensminger Pavillion
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Washington State University’s College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences cordially invites you to their 2015 Career & Internship Networking Night. This exciting networking opportunity provides a space for you or your organization to[...]

View all upcoming events »

Upcoming Events

Aug
1
Sat
all-day Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
Aug 1 – Aug 31 all-day
Washington State Wine Month @ Washington State
During August, many local restaurants, retailers, hotels and wineries run promotions to celebrate our state’s award-winning wine industry. As August draws near, start checking out the Tagboard for Washington State Wine Month offers, promotions and[...]
Sep
3
Thu
3:30 pm Grape Tech Group @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Grape Tech Group @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Sep 3 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us the first Thursday of each month! Grape Technical Group: A gathering of growers, consultants, and scientists to share information and ideas.  NEW LOCATION AND TIME FOR 2015: HORSE HEAVEN HILLS BREWERY at 3:30[...]
Sep
19
Sat
10:00 am Western Washington – Fall Vineya... @ Allen Fire Station
Western Washington – Fall Vineya... @ Allen Fire Station
Sep 19 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Hands-on workshops about establishment and seasonal management of vineyards in western Washington will be offered in spring, summer and fall in and near Bow, Wash., by Washington State University Snohomish County Extension. Cost per workshop[...]
Oct
5
Mon
5:00 pm Career Networking Night @ Washington State University, Ensminger Pavillion
Career Networking Night @ Washington State University, Ensminger Pavillion
Oct 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Washington State University’s College of Agricultural, Human, and Natural Resource Sciences cordially invites you to their 2015 Career & Internship Networking Night. This exciting networking opportunity provides a space for you or your organization to[...]
Nov
5
Thu
3:30 pm Grape Tech Group @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Grape Tech Group @ Horse Heaven Hills Brewery (NOT Saloon)
Nov 5 @ 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
Join us the first Thursday of each month! Grape Technical Group: A gathering of growers, consultants, and scientists to share information and ideas.  NEW LOCATION AND TIME FOR 2015: HORSE HEAVEN HILLS BREWERY at 3:30[...]

View all upcoming events »

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